Whenever something unexpected, bizarre or absurd sneaks into our ossified everyday lives, it inevitably results in situational comedy and laughter. The deviation from the prescribed process causes a moment of irritation that, aside from prompting comical collisions, also harbours a potentially liberating aspect. The invasion of the unsuspected opens up a new space, enabling us to break out of routine structures.
online: interfilm.de/sooner (Nov 30 - Dec 06)
Xavier Beauchesne-Rondeau // Canada // 2019 // 09:20 min
After his daughter has an allegedly traumatic encounter with a man with Arab roots, a father decides to organise a neighbourhood watch patrol. At the same time, POC Blaise moves into his new apartment across the way.